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Sylvestre Finold: Avant Garde Hairdresser of the Year 2018

Avant garde collections are a superb means of showcasing your technical prowess in hairdressing, but can often be pretty ‘out there’. Not so this BHA 2018 winning collection from Sylvestre Finold, Toni&Guy which is inspired by fashion sketches on social media, combined with bright colour and lighting borrowed from Japanese Manga illustrations. Gorgeous, eh? Yep! Crikey, with the likes of Sylvestre and Indira Schauwecker in their posse, we totally respect the Toni&Guy reputation for beautiful excellence in experimental photography. You rock! 


Hair: Sylvestre Finold. Photographer: Kevin Luchman. Stylist: Phonix Yang. Makeup: Simon James

“Avant-garde is a way for me to express myself and make the impossible possible. To be recognised for this in an industry with such talent is such an honour. For anyone aspiring to do the same, my advice would be don’t stop practicing and experimenting” – Sylvestre Finold, TONI&GUY Educator.

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